New Jersey teens caught sharing naked pictures of themselves with peers would no longer have to register as sex offenders under a bill advanced Monday by a state Assembly committee.
Unlike drunk driving, in which you are considered impaired if your blood alcohol level is .08, to prove underage drinking, your blood alcohol level only has to be .02.
Authorities in central New Jersey say an auto crash that killed three people this week was intentional.
Nearly 1 in 10 youths surveyed admit to perpetrating some type of sexual violence in their lifetime, with 4% reporting they’d attempted or completed rape.
When a texter knows that the recipient is driving, the texter has a duty to users of the public roads to refrain from sending the driver a text at that time.
You might want to think twice the next time you’re ready to scream at your defiant teen.
Fumbling with buttons while driving is linked to increased risk of crashes for teen drivers, but the kind of music they’re listening to may also be a factor.
The statistics are concerning. According to the Centers for Disease Control, nearly 1 in 3 young white women regularly ignore tanning bed warnings.
It’s often dreaded but practically inevitable these days: a friend request from Mom or Dad.
In the prologue to Sticks and Stones, author Emily Bazelon describes an episode in her life that happened two and a half decades ago.
According to a Canadian study of almost 3000 teenagers, 20% of them said they had traumatic brain injury.
Keeping kids out of trouble in the summer can be tough, but one local organization is determined to make sure young people are putting their free time to good use.
Battling acne is a problem for millions of Americans, and it can get especially bad in the summer heat. Now, there are new guidelines to treat it.
Still, the average teen Facebook user had 300 friends, and 7 in 10 said they are friends with their parents.
Summer, summer, summertime! It’s every kid’s favorite time of year, but too much time on their hands can be a concern for parents. A fun part-time summer job may be the answer.